U.S. NRC - Students' Corner - http://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/basic-ref/students.html Nuclear energy tutorial from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Includes nuclear background, reactor design, radiation, emergency planning, decommissioning and related issues.
Uranium Information Centre (UIC) - http://www.uic.com.au/ Assist public understanding of uranium mining and nuclear electricity generation. Includes information on mining and nuclear electricity generation, mining and export in Australia.
Nuclear Engineering International - http://www.neimagazine.com Independent provider of news and articles for the nuclear power industry. Includes newsletter service, international event program, publications and contact information.
The Virtual Nuclear Tourist - http://www.nucleartourist.com/ Information about the nuclear industry around the world. Provides a huge photo resource and good introduction for all age levels to learn about all aspects of nuclear technology.
Canadian Nuclear FAQ - http://www.nuclearfaq.ca/ Unofficial and privately-maintained list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding CANDU reactors and nuclear power generation in Canada. Includes technical and waste management information, costs and benefits study, safety and non-proliferation issues.
One Nuclear Place (1NP) - http://www.1nuclearplace.com/ Comprehensive guide to nuclear energy. Includes news from the Associated Press (AP) and general information on nuclear issues.
N-Base Nuclear Information Service - http://www.n-base.org.uk/ Provides a database of newspaper references and publishes weekly briefings on the UK civil nuclear industry, reprocessing and plutonium production at Sellafield and Dounreay, nuclear transports, waste, pollution and other environmental and health issues.
Todd's Atomic Homepage - http://www.Nuc.Berkeley.EDU/neutronics/todd.html Collection of articles and links on nuclear engineering, nuclear power, radioactive waste management and related topics.
FEPC - Japan's Nuclear Power Program - http://www.japannuclear.com Detailed review of the nuclear energy industry in Japan by the Federation of Electric Power Companies of Japan (FEPC). Describes fuel cycle, energy strategy and future plans for the sector.
IAEA - Fast Reactor and Accelerator Driven Systems Knowledge Base - http://www.iaea.org/inis/aws/fnss/ IAEA's project on technology advances in fast reactors and accelerator driven systems for actinide and long-lived fission product transmutation. Includes technical documents, working materials, technical databases, meetings and collaborative research information.
Nuclear Street - http://www.nuclearstreet.com/ Worldwide nuclear power industry exchange program that brings together the industry buyers, suppliers, and professionals in a central online community. Offers industry marketplaces, exchanges, catalogs, products and services.
Nuclear Energy in Slovenia - http://www2.ijs.si/~icjt/djs/jedeng.html Resources on nuclear energy in Slovenia. Includes plant information, events calendar, links to Slovenian nuclear plants, institutes and agencies. [Slovenian, English]
Nuclear Energy Tomorrow (NET) - http://library.thinkquest.org/C001667/ Focuses on understanding nuclear energy, interactive learning about nuclear energy. Includes nuclear technical information, history, applications and activities.
Nuclear Energy - http://members.iinet.net.au/~hydros/nuclear/nuclear_energy.htm Comprehensive information resource and links on nuclear energy, fuel fabrication, reactor theory and implications.
German Atomic Forum - http://www.kernenergie.net/ Private non-profit association of companies, institutions and private individuals supporting the peaceful utilisation of nuclear power. Includes news, publications and information on Germany's nuclear industry and technology. [German, English]
Nuclear Times - http://nucleartimes.jrc.nl Articles, news, and reports about innovative nuclear reactors.
Ridding the World of Nuclear Weapons - http://www.prop1.org/2000/ban225a.htm An editorial from the Bulletin for the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons with several suggestions on achieving a successful and bona-fide abolition.
Nuclear Winter: Changing our Way of Thinking - http://www.igc.apc.org/videoproject/NUCLEAR_WINTER.html Internationally known scientist Dr. Carl Sagan presents the results of research into Nuclear Winter, illustrating his talk with extensive visuals.
Nuclear Winter and Other Scenarios - http://www.pynthan.org/vri/nwaos.htm Scientific paper covering nuclear winter, global warming, and meteorite impacts. Published in 1984 by the Vanguard Institute.
Nuclear Safety Culture - http://nuclearsafetyculture.freeyellow.com Explains the application of a safety culture to the nuclear industry. Includes articles, links and information on development of a safety culture.
Nuclear Engineers Forum - http://www.eng-tips.com/gthreadminder.cfm/lev2/19/lev3/64/pid/466 Technical support forum and mutual help system for nuclear engineering professionals.
Decay Heat in Nuclear Reactors - http://www.ontronic-efi.com/decay_heat.htm Scientific article about decay heat calculation in nuclear reactors. Addresses physical and mathematical background, principles, safety issues and standards. Includes free downloadable software.
Musing on Beginning and End - http://www.rationallink.org/beginend.htm Thoughts on the enormity of the cosmos and the life cycle of civilizations, including our own.
The Clock is Ticking - http://clockticking.com/ A weekly column on overpopulation, mass extinctions, global climate change, and pollution, seeking solutions to human behavior through anthropology, evolution, the social sciences, humanities, arts, and cognitive neuroscience.
Salon - X Stands for Extinction - http://www.salonmagazine.com/march97/news/news2970321.html A physician warns that humans could go the way of the dinosaurs if they don't face up to the threat of killer viruses.
Book: The End of the World - The Science and Ethics of Human Extinction - http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0415184479 by Prof. John Leslie. The first comprehensive survey of potential catastrophes speculated upon by scientists, from comet and asteroid impacts to nuclear or chemical warfare, from ozone layer destruction to overpopulation and poisoning of the environment or the risk of disaster through genetic engineering. Also covers philosophy and ethics. 1996
KEDO:Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization - http://www.kedo.org The source for official information and the text of agreements related to the implementation of the Agreed Framework betwenn the USA and DPRK that includes the construction of two proliferation-resistant light-water reactors in the DPRK.
No Nukes Inforesource - http://www.ecology.at/nni/ NNI provides a collection of news about serious incidents in nuclear power plants. Provided by the Austrian Institute for Applied Ecology.
Nuclear Energy Safe or Deadly? - http://www.blackhole.on.ca/nuclear.htm Provides overview on the risks of Canada's oldest nuclear reactors at the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station.
Nuclear Power Nears Peak - http://www.worldwatch.org/alerts/990304.html "The Worldwatch Institute projects that global nuclear capacity will begin a sustained decline by 2002 at the latest." (Worldwatch News)
Together for Sun and Freedom - http://www.energiepartnerschaft.org Opposes nuclear power in Britain, instead supporting development of alternative sources. Multilingual site.
The Nuclear Resister - http://www.nonviolence.org/nukeresister/ Provides comprehensive reporting on arrests for anti-nuclear civil resistance in the United States and Canada, with an emphasis on providing support for the women and men jailed for these actions.
Special Focus on Bill Joy's Hi-Tech Warning - http://www.tecsoc.org/innovate/focusbilljoy.htm An effort to continue the public dialogue started with computer scientist Bill Joy's apocalyptic vision. From the Center for the Study of Technology and Society in Washington, D.C.
Wait a Nano Second... - http://www.nationalreview.com/comment/comment070500c.html Glenn Reynolds argues that attempting to prevent technological catastrophes by restricting research will only backfire.
Joy, to the World - http://reason.com/0006/co.vp.joy.html Virginia Postrel critiques Bill Joy's recent essay.
General Atomics (GA) - http://www.ga.com Offers research, development and consulting services to the nuclear industry, including nuclear energy production, defense and related applications.
Westinghouse Electric Company - http://www.westinghouse.com/ Provides pressurized water reactor plant and equipment design, uranium fuel and consulting services to the nuclear industry.
Westinghouse - http://www.westinghousenuclear.com/ Provides fuel, services and equipment for the nuclear industry. Includes company profile, location, product catalogue, news and contact information.
Areva - http://www.areva.com Offers technological concepts and solutions for nuclear power generation and transmission. Includes group profile, financial and career related information. [English, French]
Framatome ANP - http://www.framatome-anp.com/ Designer and manufacturer of pressurized and boiling water reactors, supplies uranium fuel assemblies, offers inspection, maintenance and consulting services to the nuclear industry.
SGN - http://www.sgn.fr Specializes in nuclear engineering, fuel cycle facilities, radwaste management, decommissioning and dismantling. Includes organization charts, services, company and contacts information. [English, French]
Rat Haus Reality Radiation - http://www.ratical.org/radiation/ Information about the health costs of man-made low-level ionizing radiation. Index and full text of many articles and books.
The Committee For Nuclear Responsibility - http://www.ratical.org/radiation/CNR/ Non-profit, public interest association founded by Dr John Gofman. Interested in health costs of low-level ionizing radiation.
Downwinders - http://www.downwinders.org/ A research and educational foundation dedicated to protecting citizens from nuclear and radiation hazards.
Fallout Report - http://rex.nci.nih.gov/massmedia/Fallout/index.html Estimated exposures and thyroid doses received by the American people from Iodine-131 in fallout following Nevada atmospheric nuclear bomb tests. National Cancer Institute report to US Congress.
Coal Combustion - http://www.ornl.gov/info/ornlreview/rev26-34/text/colmain.html Article discusses coal combustion which produces carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases. Releases from coal combustion also contain naturally occurring radioactive materials.
Nuclear Fallout From Nevada Bomb Tests - http://rex.nci.nih.gov/INTRFCE_GIFS/WHTNEW_INTR_97.htm#anchor3455934 National Cancer Institute study to estimate Iodine (I-131) doses from nuclear fallout from Nevada atmospheric nuclear bombs tests. Includes map of US fallout area.
Tooth Fairy Project - http://radiation.org/ Radiation and Public Health Project (RPHP) baby teeth study of the levels of radioactive strontium-90 (Sr-90) in baby teeth, to determine whether these levels are higher around nuclear facilities than in the rest of the country.
Uranium Skies: What Was Aboard Flight 1862? - http://www.earthisland.org/eijournal/win2000/fe_win2000uranium.html Earth Island Institute article on plane crash in Holland exposes a global health threat from depleted uranium (DU) in aircraft.
Victims of the Nuclear Age - http://ambassadors.net/archives/issue8/opinions_nuclear.htm The nuclear industry underestimate the real cost of nuclear power. Rosalie Bertell calculates the real number of victims of the nuclear age. The Ambassadors.
Radnet - http://www.davistownmuseum.org/cbm/ Information resource for persons interested in the public safety consequences and radioecological impact of nuclear accidents and industries. Focus is on the dispersion of anthropogenic radionuclides into the biosphere.
Framatome Owners Group - http://www.fraog.org/ Group with mission of increasing the availability, safety and efficiency of member nuclear power plants. Includes newsletter, technical information, publications and members-only sections.
History of Nuclear Power Plant Safety - http://users.owt.com/smsrpm/nksafe Time line covering the period from the 1940s to the present day detailing the development of safety features, practices and emergency systems in nuclear power plants. Includes insights on past incidents and experiments, as well as design basis information.
International Safety Research - http://www.i-s-r.ca Provides services worldwide in the areas of risk, safety and emergency management, radiological risk and other types of hazards. Includes company information, service catalogue, publications and contact information.
RiskSpectrum - http://www.riskspectrum.com Product family of risk and reliability analysis softwares. Includes product information, service catalogue, FAQ, forum, methods and contact information.
Melcor - http://melcor.sandia.gov/ Integrated nodalization computer code developed by the Sandia National Laboratories with purpose of analyzing the progression of severe accidents in light water reactor. Includes technical documentation, code capability, patch download and contact information.
Dictionary of Composite Materials Technology - http://composite.about.com/library/glossary/blglossary.htm An expanded version based on the print edition by Stuart Lee containing terms from the composites industry and related materials topics.
Glossary of Energy Terms - http://www.eere.energy.gov/consumerinfo/energyglossary.html A very large collection published by the United States Department of Energy.
Fast reactor fuel meltdown test facility requirements
by C. E Branyan
Application of the Power Burst Facility to
fast reactor fuel meltdown tests by C. E Branyan
Diffusion of radioactive fluid through soil
surrounding a large power-reactor station
after a core meltdown accident by J. H Pitt
The development of APRIL. MOD2: A computer code
for core meltdown accident analysis of boiling water
nuclear reactors by S. H Kim
Probability of containment failure due to steam explosions
following a postulated core meltdown in an LWR by M. L Corradini
An assessment of fuel foaming potential during
core meltdown accidents by August W Cronenberg
MARCH (meltdown accident response characteristics)
code description and user's manual by R. O Wooton.
Preliminary analysis of the containment failure probability
by steam explosions following a hypothetical core meltdown
in a LWR by M. L Corradini
Review of in-vessel meltdown models
by J. B Rivard